Generic Canvas Application
Remote App integration in SalesforceThis page provides you the capability to test a Canvas App configuration. This page is itself a Canvas App (rendering is changing when integrated in Salesforce).
When added to your org, this will display brute technical info related to the integration, for development/debug purpose.
Configuration of the Remote AppGot to the Setup menu | Create | Apps. Scroll down to the list "Connected Apps" and click the "New" button.
Enter values for the following fields:
Once saved, go to Setup menu | Manage Apps | Connected Apps and select the new Canvas app. Click on the Edit button.
Change the field "Permitted Users" to "Amin approved users are pre-authorized"
On IP Relaxation select "Relax IP restrictions", and save
On the connected app detail page, add Profiles to the list, to grant access to your users to this new application, and save.
Testing the resultGo to the Setup menu | App Setup | Canvas App Previewer
This page will be integrated into the Salesforce user interface, dumping all technical info available.
Once it is working, you can try to integrate it through drag & drop using the Page Layout editor. The dump will show the context of the integration.